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Pumpkin Lager Beer - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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Pumpkin Lager BeerPumpkin Lager Beer

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BA SCORE
80
good

580 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 580
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 15.71%
Wants: 11
Gots: 50 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Beer Brewed with Pumpkin and Spices

(Beer added by: maxpower on 10-03-2002)
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Photo of KYGunner
3.58/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

This pumpkin had a weaker body and a carrot coloring with a limited head and no lacing.

The scent was weak but nice. Pumpkin spices with a touch of maltiness I yearned for a stronger depth but enjoyed what I found.

Again, the flavors are weak but I enjoyed what I found. The taste and feel are crisp with a profound pumpkin spice dominance. I catch clove, pepper and black licorice with nutmeg and earthy gourd.

I believe that ales are always more flavorful than lagers and the only mistake that Lakefront made here was to introduce this as a lager. I find real flavor and appeal it's just too weak.

Photo of fredmugs
3/5  rDev -14.3%

Photo of Cleaver35
3/5  rDev -14.3%

Photo of s_wit
3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

Photo of jeff96gt
2.75/5  rDev -21.4%

Photo of thegerm87
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Fergyx825
3.39/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Appearance: a light amber color, with a tiny bit of head on the pour and over the surface of the beer. There is no bubbling evident throughout the beer. This is appropriate for a pumpkin ale/lager.

Smell: This is rich in pumpkin smell with some spices definitely obvious. The pumpkin is more noticeable than the rest of the flavors.

Taste: A very sweet pumpkin taste. The spices are very obvious too. Alcohol is also noticeable. It doesn't taste bad.

Mouthfeel: A low carbonation, but medium to thick beer. Definitely a good combination.

Overall: i think this is just mediocre in all aspects. Not above and beyond in any particular way, but more a bunch of okay aspects that make for an okay beer.

Photo of muskymike
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of crlipnickas81
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of olbubba
3/5  rDev -14.3%

Photo of Stinkypuss
3.48/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a hazy peachy copper with a white fizzy foam that retains well. Light aroma of pumpkin spices and bready lager yeast. In the taste, crispness of lager yeast upfont, spices mid palate, and finishes with pumpkin flavor. Light cinnamon and allspice. Crisp, solid pumpkin lager.

Photo of jpaulsen
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of Hallertau
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of Gonzoillini
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Brewzma
4.25/5  rDev +21.4%

Photo of scottwurst
3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

Photo of Billolick
2.31/5  rDev -34%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

12 ounce bottle, w/o any freshness info to be had.

Pours near clear orangy amber, basically no head, no film, no collar and no lace.

Moderate pumpkin pie spicing on the nose.

Sweet and kinda off putting with more pumpkin spicing. Also some sweet fruit juice notes that are artificial tasting and not to my liking. More nastyness in the finish. Off notes of plastic and cheap grape soda.

So many better fall/pumpkin themed brews out there....

Photo of mayerale
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of ralphw56
2/5  rDev -42.9%

Photo of Suds
3.98/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is a much better pumpkin beer than I was expecting. It is an amber orange color with a small but respectable white head. The aroma is sweetish, with a grainy lager background ans a sweep pumpkin pie forenose. Spice, honey, pie, reminiscent cream, and crust. Interesting and enjoyable. The sweetness could get a little overwhelming, but in small volumes, this is great. Smooth and flavorful. I would easily have another.

Photo of salthemonster
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of Satsuma
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of BeerMeColorado
4/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of martyl1000
3.5/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Danielr26
3.75/5  rDev +7.1%

Pumpkin Lager Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
80 out of 100 based on 580 ratings.